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Re: rdf:value ??

From: pat hayes <phayes@ai.uwf.edu>
Date: Sat, 9 Nov 2002 19:19:24 -0600
Message-Id: <p05111b01b9f36321997f@[65.217.30.130]>
To: Dan Brickley <danbri@w3.org>
Cc: w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org

>I got that from:
>
>http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns
>	<Property ID="value"
>	  s:comment="Identifies the principal value (usually a string) of a
>		property when the property value is a structured resource" />
>
>For lack of a better definition, I took the one at the RDF namespace URI.
>
>I believe rdf:value is fairly widely used, as something along the lines of
>'a stringy represention of something'.

Struggling to follow this....  so

aaa rdf:value bbb .

means that bbb is a string and bbb represents aaa (?)

Does it follow that bbb is a literal value?

>
>Are there any better defintions on the table?

Well, what I really want is to know what Im supposed to say its 
property extension has got in it, its domain and range, its sub- and 
super-properties, etc..

Pat


>
>Dan
>
>
>On Sat, 9 Nov 2002, pat hayes wrote:
>
>>
>>  Help.
>>
>>  Is rdf:value still in the RDF namespace? If so, what is it supposed to mean?
>>
>>  The most recent schema doc says that it 'identifies' the 'principal
>>  value' of a property when the property value is a 'structured
>>  resource'. None of the quoted words in this make any sense at all to
>>  me.
>>
>>  Pat
>>
>>


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